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The human stain [videorecording] / Miramax Films and Lakeshore Entertainment present a Lakeshore Entertainment and Stone Village production in association with Cinerenta-Cineepsilon ; producers, Gary Lucchesi, Scott Steindorff, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Robert Benton.

Lucchesi, Gary. (Added Author). Steindorff, Scott, 1959- (Added Author). Rosenberg, Tom. (Added Author). Meyer, Nicholas, 1945- (Added Author). Benton, Robert. (Added Author). Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- (Added Author). Kidman, Nicole. (Added Author). Harris, Ed, 1950- (Added Author). Sinise, Gary. (Added Author). Miller, Wentworth. (Added Author). Barrett, Jacinda. (Added Author). Lennix, Harry J. (Added Author). Gregg, Clark, 1962- (Added Author). Escoffier, Jean-Yves, 1950-2003 (Added Author). Tellefsen, Christopher. (Added Author). Portman, Rachel. (Added Author). Ryack, Rita. (Added Author). Roth, Philip. Human stain. (Added Author). Miramax Films. (Added Author). Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Stone Village (Firm) (Added Author). Cinerenta (Firm) (Added Author). Cineepsilon (Firm) (Added Author). Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Gary Sinise, Wentworth Miller, Jacinda Barrett, Harry Lennix, Clark Gregg. (Cast).

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Rowayton Library DVD HUM (Text to phone) 33625112579755 Adult Fiction DVD Available -

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General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the novel by Philip Roth.
Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette; extended 'Crow' scene; tribute to cinematographer Jean-Yves Escoffier.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Jean Yves Escoffier ; editor, Christopher Tellefsen ; music, Rachel Portman ; costume designer, Rita Ryack ; production designer, David Gropman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anthony Hopkins, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Gary Sinise, Wentworth Miller, Jacinda Barrett, Harry Lennix, Clark Gregg.
Summary, etc.:
Coleman Silk is a respected professor at a New England college who suddenly finds his life unraveling after a comment he makes about some African-American students is misinterpreted as a racial slur. As the scandal heats up, Nathan Zuckerman, a writer researching a biography of Silk, begins to dig deeply into Silk's life. Eventually, matters are made worse when Coleman's affair with a young married janitor named Faunia Farley is exposed. But amid the controversy, Silk
must struggle to keep his greatest secret, a secret he's held for the majority of his life, from becoming made public.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for language and sexuality/nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Teacher educators > Drama.
Scandals > Drama.
Educadores > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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